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PacTec, FoodTec and PlastExpo Nordic to focus on sustainability

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PacTec, FoodTec and PlastExpo Nordic, the trade events for the packaging, food and drink, and plastics industries, will take industrial sustainability, current trends and the outlook for the future, as the main theme for this year’s event. Read more

materials

First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

BUSS AG

Only announced to the plastics industry in the run-up to K 2019, a COMPEO 88 compounder from BUSS is already in industrial use. The first user is a multinational masterbatch manufacturer, which has been producing color masterbatches with this system Read more

machinery

Bosch Packaging Technology renamed Syntegon

Syntegon

Syntegon Technology is the new name among the market leaders in the processing and packaging industry. Known as Bosch Packaging Technology until late 2019, the former Bosch division now presents itself as an independent enterprise Read more

machinery

TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

TOMRA

Reverse vending leader TOMRA has unveiled the TOMRA R1 machine which enables recyclers to pour more than 100 empty beverage containers into the machine in one go. Read more

machinery

Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

Pyrowave

The Canadian government has announced that Pyrowave will be one of 14 cleantech companies across Canada who will leverage funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) to bring innovative clean technologies to market. Read more

machinery

Universal Robots launches financial services leasing programme

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Universal Robots (UR) has launched its new cobot leasing programme in collaboration with DLL, a global vendor finance company. Read more

industry

Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

Arburg

Guido Frohnhaus has taken over as Managing Director of Technology and Engineering at Arburg GmbH + Co KG in Lossburg, Germany. Read more

machinery

Rich Kanarski to lead Davis-Standard’s Technical Product Team

Davis-Standard

Davis-Standard has announced that Rich Kanarski has been appointed Manager – Technical Product Management. He will lead efforts to drive the evolution of technologies associated with key product lines in support of Davis-Standard’s strategic plan. Read more

machinery

Useon equips 70,000-tonne PP pelletising line with BKG underwater pelletiser

Useon

Extruder manufacturer Useon (Nanjing) Extrusion Machinery Co., Ltd. has installed a 70,000-tonne per year PP pelletising line that incorporates a BKG underwater pelletiser from Nordson Corporation. Read more

machinery

Tinius Olsen presents Model 603 and 303 HDT test equipment

Tinius Olsen

The Model 603 HDTM and the Model 303 HDTM are the latest generation of Tinius Olsen’s digitally controlled Automatic Deflection Temperature/Vicat test equipment. Read more

machinery

Extrusion control system

Maguire/Syncro

An innovative extrusion control system for wire and cable that provides accurate control of grams-per-metre yield, improves product integrity, and reduces operating costs was announced today by Maguire Europe. Read more

machinery

Vecoplan invests in machinery and employees

Vecoplan AG

Vecoplan AG, a leading supplier of machines and plants for shredding, conveying and processing primary and secondary raw materials in the production and materials cycle, is expected to achieve a double-digit percentage increase in sales. Read more

machinery

Swiss Plastics Expo: Expertise straight from practice

Swiss Plastics Platform

During the Innovation Symposium at the Swiss Plastics Expo, experts will report on current issues in the plastics industry. In addition, visitors will benefit from showcase presentations in which exhibitors detail their experiences and projects. Read more

industry

Guill Tool introduces reciprocating head

Guill Tool

Guill Tool, a global manufacturer of extrusion tooling, has released its new reciprocating head. The traditional tip and die assembly is replaced with a linear reciprocating assembly that changes the tube’s profile within a given length. Read more

machinery

FMI: Injection moulding preferred for IML manufacturing

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Expected to reach a market value of a billion US Dollars by 2020, global consumption of in-mould labels will witness a gradual CAGR of below three per cent during 2019-2029. Read more

machinery

Negative year forecast for Italian machinery manufacturers

Amaplast

A negative year-end result is expected for the Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery industry as reiterated in the foreign trade data published by the Italian National Statistical Institute Read more

machinery

The Wittmann Group at Swiss Plastics Expo

Wittmann Group

The Wittmann Group, represented by Battenfeld (Schweiz) AG and Wittmann Kunststofftechnik AG, will present its latest range of injection moulding technology, automation and auxiliaries at the Swiss Plastics Expo in Lucerne from 21-23 January. Read more

machinery

Collaborative robot (cobot) manufacturer Universal Robots (UR) has announced that the Denmark division of Carlsberg has significantly improved safety and taken steps towards achieving zero accidents since integrating cobots into its Fredericia-based Read more

machinery

Swiss Plastics Expo 2020: bfa solutions exhibiting with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

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At Swiss Plastics Expo 2020, bfa solutions and Sumitomo (SHI) Demag will demonstrate the advantages of horizontal and vertical connectivity using a system from MES PiSolutions and two injection moulding machines. Read more

industry

Comexi remembers a successful K 2019

Comexi

Receiving more than 700 visitors that led to more than 50 new projects, Comexi, flexible packaging printing and converting sector solutions provider, is very pleased with its success at the K 2019 Fair. Read more

machinery

  • First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

    BUSS AG

    First COMPEO compounding system for colour masterbatch in operation

    Gentle yet emphatic pressure build-up in the conical twin-screw discharge unit contributes significantly to high process consistency and uniform product quality

  • Bosch Packaging Technology renamed Syntegon

    Syntegon

    Bosch Packaging Technology renamed Syntegon

  • TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

    TOMRA

    TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

  • Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

    Pyrowave

    Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

  • Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

    Arburg

    Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

    Guido Frohnhaus

  • Rich Kanarski to lead Davis-Standard’s Technical Product Team

    Davis-Standard

    Rich Kanarski to lead Davis-Standard’s Technical Product Team

    Rich Kanarski

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